Take Advantage of Our “Awesome August” Promo Before it’s Too Late!

As much as we’d like to prepare for unexpected emergencies, life still has a tendency to send inconvenient surprises our way. You can have a backup fund ready for the unexpected, but sometimes an emergency can go beyond what you’ve prepared for. On the other hand, what about those extra little splurges we like to... read more


Recover After Severe Storms with Our Signature and Personal Loans!

Heavy rainfall struck the Rio Grande Valley during the third week of June, creating strong floods in certain parts of the region that left many home- and businessowners scratching their heads over how to handle the situation. What’s more is that an unimaginable amount of damage was caused to many residential and commercial structures, and... read more


To Our Members: Be Aware of “Skimmers” in the Rio Grande Valley

At Valley Federal Credit Union, we take the security of your accounts very seriously, and as such, we’d like to highlight the importance of being mindful of your credit and debit card safety. We’ll be going over an act known as “skimming” below. Skimming Credit/debit card skimming is a form of theft where a small... read more


Motorcycle, Boat and RV Loans: Apply for Them Now That it’s Summer!

School is finally out, and summer has officially begun! Do you have any adventures planned out with your family yet? If a summer trip is on your planner, but you’re looking to do something different this year with a different form of transportation or leisure, then a loan might be what you’re looking for. At... read more


For All Post High-School Graduates: How Our Credit Union Can Help You!

High school graduation is right around the corner! Whether you’re staying in the Valley for college and will continue to live at home or will be moving away, you’re about to embark on a journey that’s completely new and foreign. With college comes more freedom and flexibility, but it also means having a higher level... read more


4 Common Types of Fraud That You Should Always Protect Yourself Against

Even with so many high-tech advancements in our financial world today, fraudulent action is still much too common. With tax season already over, you would think that tax-related scams would be old news, but unfortunately, this is not the case. Fraudulent acts strike through various means, such as the Internet or even over the phone.... read more


The Benefits and Facts of Investing in Your Retirement with an IRA

Some people dream of retirement as being able to lounge on a beach with no worries of time or money. Others dream of retirement as a big travel expenditure, hopping from one country to the next. Others want to live comfortably near family and friends and making new memories. Whatever your dreams for retirement are,... read more


3 Smart Ways You Can Invest Your Tax Refund This Year!

Tax season is almost over! This means that your tax refund has more than likely already been deposited or is in the process of being sent to you, right? If you haven’t gotten around to taking care of your taxes, start right away! You might be wondering what you’ll be doing with your refund, and... read more


4 Tips to Help College Graduates Build a Strong Financial Future

It’s almost that time of year when college graduates from across the Rio Grande Valley will walk across a stage for that degree that they’ve worked so hard to achieve. The next step in their lives is about to commence, and some college graduates will move away for their careers while others will continue with... read more


Your Tax Prep Checklist: A Few Forms to Keep in Mind

On January 29th, the IRS kicked off the opening of the 2018 tax season. While April 15th is the last day to file your taxes, we all know that some taxpayers will wait until the last minute to gather all of the necessary documentation to file theirs. But why wait? Is it because of the... read more